Maintenance Assistant – Part Time


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Maintenance Assistant – Part Time

Haresfield - Chippenham


£9.83 - £10.79 an hour

Part time hours available 

Prefer to send us a paper application?

You can apply for this position online by clicking the APPLY NOW button. If you would prefer to download and complete a paper version, simply print and complete the PDF version provided here.

Please return your completed application form to: Autonomy Care Group,  67 Roundpond, Melksham, Wiltshire  SN12 8EB.

The Role

You will deliver a professional, high quality service to ensure the environment of our Children's residential care home and the grounds are welcoming and comfortable.

You will ensure the highest standard of maintenance and health and safety without compromising the safety of the users of our services, employee’s and visitors.
You will carry out practical maintenance jobs including but not limited to:

  • Painting and wall repairs
  • Basic plumbing, unblocking, fixing leaks, replacing taps/ sinks/ toilets
  • Basic carpentry, such as doors, headboards
  • Basic electrics such as isolating and replacing like for like items
  • General maintenance tasks
  • General gardening tasks

You will be responsible for completing relevant documentation always ensuring compliance with guidance, statutory regulation and company policies and procedures.

About you

We are looking for people who:

  • Are caring and respectful who will enable the people we support to have a pleasant environment to live in
  • Are enthusiastic with excellent communication skills committed to developing positive working relationships
  • Hold a valid driving licence and have access to a vehicle
  • Have excellent DIY skills with experience in carpentry, plumbing, electrics, painting and decorating, general building maintenance tasks, gardening
  • Share our values of protecting dignity, promoting wellbeing and working in a person-centred manner at all times

About us

Haresfield is a specialist residential home just outside of Chippenham for young people aged eight to eighteen, with learning disabilities, complex needs, and behaviours that may challenge.


  • Part-time hours, 3 days per week 24 hours total

Safeguarding Commitment

We are committed to the safety and well-being of the individuals who use our services and promote safer recruitment practices.

Due to regulatory requirements, we are unable to accept applications from people under the age of 22. (This Role is exempt under the Equalities Act 2010, Schedule 9 part 1)